l adolphe thiers


Louis Adolphe [lwee a-dawlf] , 1797–1877, French statesman: president 1871–73.
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Thiers (French tjɛr)
Louis Adolphe (lwi adɔlf). 1797--1877, French statesman and historian. After the Franco-Prussian war, he suppressed the Paris Commune and became first president of the Third Republic (1871--73). His policies made possible the paying off of the war indemnity exacted by Germany

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